Category: Whats On

Happy Burns Night

It’s Burns Night! A celebration held every year on January 25 to commemorate Robert Burns. Also known as Rabbie, the Bard of Ayrshire or the Ploughman Poet, Robert is the world’s best known Scots poet – and was an outspoken political commentator. He also wrote in English and was known as a pioneer of the […]

Block 9 Charitable Fun Day

Local gym, Block 9 are holding a fantastic charity fun day event on 7th March 2020 at their premises in Blantyre Industrial Estate. All welcome. Sponsored waxing, Food & Drink, raffles and facepainting. This is their 2nd event for Ronald McDonald house in Glasgow at Yorkhill Children’s hospital, so of course is for an amazing […]

Wanted! For ‘Mrs Browns Boys’

Hungry Bear media TV company have been in touch who are working on a spin off of the highly successful comedy sitcom ‘Mrs Browns Boys.’ For the new 4th series of “All Round to Mrs Browns”, they’re currently looking for local fans of the show to nominate their family to get involved in a new […]

Congratulations to Miners Welfare

A celebration takes place today, Wednesday 22 January 2020 as staff and customers mark 60 years of trading of the ‘Blantyre Miners Welfare Social Club’ at Calder Street, Blantyre. The club, which opened in 1960 grows from strength to strength and as popular as ever with recent beautiful renovations to the function halls guaranteeing its […]

Bringing ‘Elvis’ to Blantyre

Events company, PH Promotions has a BIG announcement that promises to get local people, “All Shook Up!” They’ll exclusively be bringing Europe’s number 1 Elvis Entertainer, Simon Patrick to Blantyre! It’s going to be a big show, coming later this year.All way from Benidorm Rock n roll house to Blantyre , further details have still […]

Farmers Choir for Maggies

Maggie’s are delighted to hold a one-off event with the Farmers Choir at the Royal Concert Hall in Glasgow on Sunday 23rd February from 3pm. This unique and very special concert will make a difference to people affected by cancer in Lanarkshire. The farmers and farmer’s wives’ choirs were formed in September 2013 after a call […]